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To waymark historic battlefields throughout the world. Anything from major battles like Waterloo and Gettysburg, to minor local skirmishes.

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BattlefieldsBattle of Stonington - Stonington, CT

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This monument stands at Stonington Point, where four British Royal Navy ships were repulsed in a failed attempt to land an invasion force. The defenders held out for three days before the British sailed off.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Chasing Blue Sky

location: Connecticut

date approved: 11/12/2013

last visited: 12/17/2019

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BattlefieldsFort Griswold Battlefield State Park - Groton, CT

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Lost to the British, on September 6, 1781, in a surprise attack.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member CraigInCT

location: Connecticut

date approved: 8/24/2008

last visited: 5/6/2013

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BattlefieldsTurkey Hill - Battle of Rhode Island

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The Battle of Rhode Island, also known as the Battle of Quaker Hill, took place on August 29, 1778, when units of the Continental Army under the command of John Sullivan attempted to recapture Aquidneck Island from British forces.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member RIclimber

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 1/6/2010

last visited: 12/18/2010

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BattlefieldsKing Philip's War - The Attack on Springfield, MA

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During the King Philip's War the large English settlement at Springfield was virtually completely burned to the ground. There are several significant markers and statues related to this battle.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 8/21/2011

last visited: never

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BattlefieldsShays's Rebellion - Battle at the Springfield Armory - Springfield, MA

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A plaque in a boulder marks the most dramatic conflict of a short-lived but important rebellion led by Daniel Shays against the Springfield Arsenal that set in motion the replacement of the Articles of Confederation with the U.S. Constitution.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/29/2011

last visited: never

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BattlefieldsShays' Rebellion - The Battle of Petersham - Petersham, MA

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A monument on N. Main Street in Petersham, MA marks the site of the routing of Daniel Shays followers and the end to organized resistance during Shays' Rebellion.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 10/22/2012

last visited: never

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BattlefieldsBattles of Lexington and Concord - Old North Bridge

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The scene of "the shot heard 'round the world" - the second battle of America's Revolutionary War. The engagement took place in the town of Concord, Massachusetts on April 19th, 1775, between British Army regulars and Massachusetts Militiamen.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member cache_test_dummies

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 5/7/2007

last visited: 7/10/2019

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BattlefieldsBattle of Bunker Hill - Boston, MA

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The first major battle of the Revolutionary War between the British and American forces occurred here and is commemorated by the Bunker Hill Monument at Monument Square, Boston, MA 02129.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 6/29/2010

last visited: 7/13/2019

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BattlefieldsLexington Battle Green - Lexington, MA

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The shot heard around the world beginning the American Revolution was fired here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/13/2010

last visited: 7/10/2019

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BattlefieldsBattle of Bloody Brook - South Deerfield, MA

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A 25' high monument marks the site of Battle of Bloody Brook. The monument features a 15' high obelisk. It is located on North Main Street in South Deerfield, MA

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 9/9/2015

last visited: never

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BattlefieldsBattle of Turner's Falls - Gill, MA

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A large granite historical marker identifies the site of Captain William Turner's attack on encamped Indians, known as the Battle of Turner's Falls. It is located on the south side of Route 2, The Mohawk Trail, and Riverview Drive in Gill, MA.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 9/9/2015

last visited: never

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